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New Scale Awarded U.S. Patent for Reduced-voltage Linear Motor System
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New Scale Awarded U.S. Patent for Reduced-voltage Linear Motor System

Piezoelectric micro motor and miniaturized drive circuit enable tiny motion systems that operate directly from 3V battery power Victor, NY - New Scale Technologies, Inc. has received a U.S. patent for its reduced-voltage miniature piezoelectric motor and drive system, capable of operating directly from battery voltage as low as 2.3 VDC. By eliminating the need for boost circuits, this invention...

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Linear Shaft Motor to Replace Traditional Linear Systems

Nippon Pulse's Linear Shaft Motor is an ideal replacement for more traditional linear motion systems including ball-screws, belt drives, piezo motors, u-channel motors, and rack and pinion linear actuators. The Linear Shaft Motor provides greater energy efficiency, precision, accuracy, repeatability, and cost efficiency than similar linear systems. A direct thrust motor, the Linear Shaft Motor...

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Siemens to Present Innovations for Greater Machine Tool Productivity
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Siemens to Present Innovations for Greater Machine Tool Productivity

CHICAGO - At this year's International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in Chicago, Siemens will introduce new solutions and services for machine tool manufacturers and end-users. Under the theme, "Productivity in Motion," the presentation will focus on turnkey solutions for the job shop, aerospace, automotive, mold/die and medical part manufacturing industries. For machine tool builders and...

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Most Extensive Drives/Motors Line in the World Exhibited at ABB's Automation & Power World Event

Fractional-to-100,000 HP line-up includes Low Voltage and Medium Voltage product range Houston, TX - Visitors to ABB's Automation & Power World Event here can see, in a single glance, the deep, extensive range of the company's drives and motors offer to the market. It is without peer in the world," notes Cliff Cole, global product portfolio manager for ABB drives. "Our goal with this exhibit is...

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Linear Shaft Motor meets needs of high-precision applications.

With 4 mm dia shaft and stroke lengths to 40 mm, model S040 suits small-scale applications. It provides up to 0.98 N continuous force, 0.6 Arms continuous current, 3.8 N acceleration force, and 2.2 Arms acceleration current. Regardless of winding size, servomotor has width of 10 mm and forcer length of up to 79 mm. Designed for minimal heat generation, product uses all magnetic flux and has no...

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Ironless Linear Motors position small masses with precision.
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Ironless Linear Motors position small masses with precision.

Featuring 4 sizes with graded lengths and max force range of 20-1,700 N, MCL Series supports accelerations up to 300 m/sÂ-² and max speed of 1,200 m/min. Ironless primary part contains 3-phase copper winding, which is completely compound-filled and not inserted into iron core. U-shaped secondary part contains permanent magnets and encloses primary component. Able to position small parts with...

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Linear Induction Motor generates 2,900 N at 3% duty cycle.
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Linear Induction Motor generates 2,900 N at 3% duty cycle.

Operating at 400 Vac, 75 Hz, Model LMG-06-650-SSE features synchronous velocity of 675 ips. Non-contacting linear motor is encapsulated in stainless steel enclosure using 400°F potting compound, which protects components and seals against moisture. Three-phase coil assembly can be directly connected to AC line for single-speed applications or to adjustable frequency drive for variable speed...

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Linear Servomotor features 50 mm long forcer.
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Linear Servomotor features 50 mm long forcer.

Model L250SS Linear Shaft Motor has non-critical air gap up to 5 mm, which allows for flexible machining and installation. This also allows flexibility over length of stroke and is beneficial in applications that may cause build-up on shaft. Stroke lengths of 100-3,750 mm are available and unit is offered with continuous forces of up to 24 N and peak force of up to 94 N. Able to achieve...

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Linear Shaft Motor achieves sub micron resolution.
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Linear Shaft Motor achieves sub micron resolution.

Designed for ultra high-precision market, Linear Shaft Motor features ironless construction and cylindrical design that uses 100% of magnetic flux. All available magnetic flux cuts coils at 90° angle. Because it has no cogging issues and does not produce Eddy currents, motor does not dump heat into work point, which enables it to achieve sub micron motion profiles. Lack of inherent airflow...

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